Lawrence Durrell

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Lawrence Durrell
Lawrence Durrell
Born (1912-02-27)27 February 1912
Jalandhar, British India
Died 7 November 1990(1990-11-07) (aged 78)
Sommières, France
Occupation Biographist; poet; playwright; novelist
Nationality British
Period 1931 - 1990
Notable work(s) The Alexandria Quartet

Lawrence George Durrell (27 February 1912 – 7 November 1990) was an expatriate British novelist, poet, dramatist, and travel writer, though he resisted affiliation with Britain and preferred to be considered cosmopolitan.